SENATE BILLS RETURNED FROM HOUSE WITH AMENDMENTS
May 21, 2013
Relating to improving the delivery and quality of certain health and human services, including the delivery and quality of Medicaid acute care services and long-term services and supports.
Relating to the provision and delivery of certain health and human services in this state, including the provision of those services through the Medicaid program and the prevention of fraud, waste, and abuse in that program and other programs.
Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds to fund capital projects at public institutions of higher education.
Relating to the creation of a new university in South Texas within The University of Texas System.
Relating to the integration of behavioral health and physical health services into the Medicaid managed care program.
Relating to required reports and other documents prepared by state agencies and institutions of higher education.
Relating to the child fatality review team committee.
Relating to the punishment for the offense of tampering with certain governmental records based on certain reporting for school districts and open-enrollment charter schools.
Relating to access by a public institution of higher education to the criminal history record information of certain persons seeking to reside in on-campus housing.
Relating to certain legal advice or legal services rendered to certain public servants.
Relating to the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.
Relating to an exemption from ad valorem taxation of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a member of the armed services of the United States who is killed in action.
Relating to ethics of public servants, including the functions and duties of the Texas Ethics Commission; the regulation of political contributions, political advertising, lobbying, and conduct of public servants; and the reporting of political contributions and expenditures and personal financial information; providing civil and criminal penalties.
Relating to the dispensing of aesthetic pharmaceuticals by physicians and therapeutic optometrists; imposing fees.
Relating to the application of the professional prosecutors law to the district attorney for the 287th Judicial District and the county attorney of Oldham County.
Relating to the abolition of the state boot camp program.
Relating to the powers and duties of the Willow Point Municipal Utility District of Fort Bend and Waller Counties; providing authority to impose a tax and issue bonds.
Relating to the issuance of protective orders for certain sexual, stalking, and trafficking offenses.
Relating to the use of a polygraph statement as evidence that a defendant or releasee from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice has violated a condition of release.
Relating to the criminal procedures related to children who commit certain Class C misdemeanors.
Relating to the provision of state death benefits to certain employees of the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas.
Relating to the Texas System of Care and the development of local mental health systems of care for certain children.
Relating to the creation of a prostitution prevention program; authorizing a fee.
Relating to the determination of actual damages to enable compensation from the manufactured homeowners' recovery trust fund.
Relating to the establishment of the Expanded Learning Opportunities Council to study and make recommendations concerning expanded learning opportunities for public school students.
Relating to the commitment of certain juveniles to local post-adjudication secure correctional facilities in certain counties and to the release under supervision of those juveniles.
Relating to the installation, maintenance, operation, and relocation of saltwater pipeline facilities.
Relating to requiring permanency planning meetings for certain children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.
Relating to the license qualifications and continuing education requirements for polygraph examiners.
Relating to use of countywide polling places for certain elections.
Relating to the creation of a standard request form for prior authorization of prescription drug benefits.
Relating to the transfer of alcoholic beverages for manufacturing purposes between certain permit and license holders.
Relating to providing transparency in the budget adoption process of municipalities and counties.
Relating to the qualifications of certain nonresident individuals to hold a surplus lines agent license.
Relating to voluntary and involuntary mental health services.
Relating to sexual assault prevention and crisis services and to the administration of the Crime Victims' Compensation Act.
Relating to motorcycle training, the enforcement of certification standards for motorcycles, and the license requirements for a three-wheeled motorcycle; creating an offense.
Relating to trusts.
Relating to a list of mental health, substance abuse, and suicide prevention programs that may be selected for implementation by public schools.
Relating to the provision of insurance coverage for certain portable electronic devices.
Relating to certain authorized investments under the Insurance Code.
Relating to the regulation of the practice of pharmacy; authorizing fees.
Relating to certain conditions of, penalties for violating, and collection of information about protective orders issued in certain family violence, sexual assault or abuse, stalking, or trafficking cases.
Relating to real property within the Capitol complex.
Relating to certain election practices and procedures.
Relating to the sale by the Brazos River Authority and regulation of certain real property in the immediate vicinity of Possum Kingdom Lake.
Relating to reporting child abuse and neglect and to training regarding recognizing and reporting child abuse and neglect at schools, institutions of higher education, and other entities.
Relating to the right to terminate a lease and avoid liability by a victim of certain sexual offenses or stalking.
Relating to management of a coordinated county transportation authority.
Relating to the sales and use tax consequences of economic development agreements made by certain municipalities.
Relating to the funding for and administration of travel and information operations by the Texas Department of Transportation.
Relating to the renewal and extension and modification of a 99-year lease of certain state property to the City of Austin.
Relating to the Harris-Galveston Subsidence District; providing authority to impose a fee.
Relating to alcoholic beverage license applications and fees.
Relating to search warrants issued in this state and other states for certain customer data, communications, and other information held in electronic storage in this state and other states by providers of electronic communications services and remote computing services.
Relating to the notice provided to an owner or lienholder of a vehicle towed to a vehicle storage facility or provided to an owner or operator of a vehicle by a parking facility owner.
Relating to electronic transmission of documentation involved in certain insurance transactions.
Relating to the regulation of certain water and sewage utilities to ensure public safety in and around certain municipalities.
Relating to the use of maximum allowable cost lists under a Medicaid managed care pharmacy benefit plan.
Relating to a provider protection plan that ensures efficiency and reduces administrative burdens on providers participating in a Medicaid managed care model or arrangement.
Relating to water conservation.
Relating to the rights of certain victims of sexual assault.
Relating to the Texas Military Preparedness Commission and strategic planning regarding military bases and defense installations.
Relating to certain economic development programs administered by the Department of Agriculture.
Relating to the establishment of an employment-first policy and task force to promote competitive employment opportunities that provide a living wage for individuals with disabilities.
Relating to referral of disputes for alternative dispute resolution, including victim-directed referrals; authorizing a fee.
Relating to the election of board members for emergency services districts in certain counties.
Relating to requiring trauma-informed care training for certain staff of county and state juvenile facilities.
Relating to the provision of credit by examination for public school students.
Relating to specialty license plates issued to retired members of the United States armed forces.
Relating to the standard valuation for life insurance, accident and health insurance, and annuities.
Relating to the nonforfeiture requirements of certain life insurance policies.
Relating to an audit by the state auditor of the Texas Enterprise Fund.
Relating to regulation of traffic in a conservation and reclamation district by a commissioners court.
Relating to the applicability of certain public works contracting requirements.
Relating to the prosecution of the offense of money laundering and to the forfeiture of certain contraband.
Relating to the Texas military; imposing criminal penalties; authorizing fees.
Relating to the annexation by a municipality of territory of an emergency services district.
Relating to the creation and operations of health care funding districts in certain counties located on the Texas-Mexico border.
Relating to the events and expenses eligible for, reporting requirements concerning disbursements from, and a study by the comptroller of the Major Events trust fund and the Events trust fund.
Relating to the use of the Texas emissions reduction plan fund.
Relating to an agreement between the Department of Public Safety and a county for the provision of renewal and duplicate driver's license and other identification certificate services; authorizing a fee.
Relating to the creation of a select interim committee to review and make recommendations for substantive changes to ethics laws.
Relating to the state cemetery.
Relating to the transportation and storage of firearms and ammunition in private vehicles on the campuses of institutions of higher education.
Relating to certain specialty license plates.